Tag: Salina

Sandra Sue Woodworth

Sandra Sue “Susie” Woodworth, 78, of Arkansas City, died Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, at South Central Kansas Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, at First Presbyterian Church in Arkansas City. Committal services will follow at 3 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery in Newton. The […]

Commission OKs new Valley Road water line; two other projects planned

Red water issues soon might be largely a thing of the past in Arkansas City, thanks to a trio of upcoming water line replacement projects, including one that was approved unanimously during Tuesday night’s City Commission meeting. By taking advantage of using a contractor that already is in Ark City […]

Cowley College AEC team places second at state tournament in Salina

SALINA — The Cowley College Academic Excellence Challenge (AEC) team finished a close second to Coffeyville Community College after setting out with the goal of winning the KAEC State Championship on March 31 and April 1 at Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina. Coffeyville remained remarkably consistent all weekend, scoring between […]

Melba Faye Cook

Melba Faye Cook, 87, of Arkansas City, died Monday, Sept. 5, 2016, at the Presbyterian Manor Health Care Unit. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9, 2016, at Rindt-Erdman Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Parker Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 6 to 8:00 p.m. […]

Law Enforcement for June 10

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to Campground No. 4 at Winfield City Lake for a report of a possible disturbance. They contacted several parties and told them to keep the noise down. Deputies were dispatched to the 2200 block of West Ninth Avenue in Winfield for a report […]

Commissioners to consider Aug. 15 whether to sunset sales tax

The City of Arkansas City was notified Aug. 10 by the Kansas Department of Revenue that implementation of the one-cent, 10-year SCKMC Sales Tax, approved by Arkansas City voters by an 4-to-1 margin on May 24, would be in conflict with state statute. K.S.A. 12-189 limits cities to a sales […]

Ark City District Court cases move forward

An Arkansas City man arrested April 26 for aggravated assault made his first appearance April 28 in Cowley County District Court in Arkansas City via remote video link. Jeffrey Gene Yatsko, 59, remains in custody following the arrest, which resulted in three probation violations. Judge Jim Pringle appointed attorney Rodney […]